By Eamon Lynch June 30, pm Follow eamonlynch. A visit to most golf facilities will reveal people separated by race, gender and umpteen other differences but united by a passion for the game. Golf also has diversity not so readily apparent to the naked eye. During Pride Month, it seems as though every company and industry in the land is displaying rainbow colors, marketing that one suspects is often motivated as much by sales as solidarity. The effort to signal a more welcoming environment is increasingly, if slowly, evident in golf too. Last year, Tadd Fujikawa became the first male player of even moderate prominence to announce that he is gay.
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Photograph: Getty Images. For all of the wonderful golf which Rory McIlroy exhibited in the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on an old stomping ground at Bay Hill in Orlando, where a sequence of five successive birdies showcased his brilliance in an opening round six-under-par 66, it was his reaction to a poor chip mid-round which encapsulated his expectations of himself. His reaction? To frustratingly dig his lob wedge into the turf in a rare display of frustration.
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By Pat Reichart. The Times Union has an audio copy of the comments, which it is refusing to release publicly. During that game, Richardson ran into more hot water when he cursed at a group of fans. His remarks included a gay slur. According to Dianne Coyne, whose husband, Jim, is the general manager of the Patroons, Ettikin parked his car in an illegal space around 5 p.
I decided to post this so that I could share my experience with you. Hopefully it will give hope to those who do not have such supportive families. Though heartwarming, the authenticity of the video has been questioned on Twitter, to which the year-old has responded , "If she did know [it was being filmed] she would've worn better pants!